Keynote speaker (2012):
Maksim Tsvetovat is the Chief Technology Officer of DeepMile Networks, and an member of the faculty at George Mason University’s Center for Social Complexity. He is an interdisciplinary scientist, a software engineer, and a jazz musician. He has received his doctorate from Carnegie Mellon University in the field of Computation, Organizations and Society, concentrating on computational modeling of evolution of social networks, diffusion of information and attitudes, and emergence of collective intelligence. His current work concentrates on using Big Data / Fast Streaming Data approaches to build understanding of rapidly evolving networks in social media.